• Senior Technical Program Manager

    Akamai Technologies, Inc.Cambridge, MA 02238

    Job #1373566786

  • Senior Technical Program Manager Cambridge, United States Program/Project Management 2 days ago Post Date 022624 Requisition # Would you like to influence and lead technical programs? Would you enjoy contributing to programs across multiple business units? Join our Platform Engineering Program Management team! We implement portfolio management strategies that ensure our Platform Engineering initiatives align with the needs of Akamais business. Engaging with stakeholders across Akamai, we develop and maintain communication channels to improve process and visibility. Were a small team passionate about delivering great results for our business, while having fun doing it! Make a critical business impact You will establish programs and provide visibility to leadership that enable business decisions around roadmaps and resource management. Partnering with stakeholder teams you will develop scalable processes that ensure transparency and accountability. You will be looked at as a leader who can provide value in an ever changing environment. As a Senior Technical Program Manager, you will be responsible for: + Defining and executing on strategies to move Platform Engineering towards SAFe Portfolio Management + Identifying areas of risk and opportunity, managing conflicts, and collaboratively creating mutually acceptable solutions + Partnering with stakeholders to identify and manage dependencies by keeping communication channels open on high visibility programs + Understanding existing programs and initiatives and continuously exploring ways to enhance them Do what you love To be successful in this role you will: + 5 years of relevant experience and a Bachelors degree + Demonstrate ability to communicate complex technical content to a wide range of audiences with varying technical abilities + Have extensive experience working with technical teams and a detailed understanding of the SDLC, ideally SAFe methodologies + Be a team player, collaborative, and enjoy solving problems in a fast changing agile environment + Display outstanding interpersonal skills with a focus on collaboration, influencing, change management ownership and managing ambiguity Work in a way that works for you We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns: We are happy to discuss flexible working options in this role, please discuss your requirements with the recruiter when you apply. Working with us At Akamai, we're curious, innovative, collaborative and tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric, you'll thrive here. Working for you At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future. We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life: + Your health + Your finances + Your family + Your time at work + Your time pursuing other endeavors Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual needs and budget, both today and in the future. About us Innovating on a global scale, we deliver our customers a fast, smart and secure intelligent edge platform. Working against a backdrop of digital collaboration, our highly skilled teams drive progressive solutions that have the scope to transform entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to imagine. Join us Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! .Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.